Top takeaways from wacky, wild college football Week 7

Even before Saturday’s huge slate of games had begun to commence, we knew college football Week 7 was offering something unique.It started Friday night when both Syracuse and Cal knocked off Clemson and Washington State, respectively. That’s the No. 2 and No. 7 teams in the nation saying goodbye to their undefeated records. And let’s be honest, nobody saw either of these upsets coming...
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October 15, 2017  |  Discuss

Top storylines heading into college football Week 5

A quarter of the way through the 2017 college football season, fans have been treated to some pretty amazing games. There’s plenty more where that came from. Starting Thursday night and running all the way through until late Saturday, college football Week 5 is loaded with intriguing matchups.As we saw last weekend, it doesn’t take a truckload of highly ranked matchups on the schedule...
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September 27, 2017  |  Discuss

Top takeaways from college football Week 3

If you love crisp, clean college football action, then Week 3 probably left you feeling a measure of disappointment. Some of the top teams and players in the nation struggled against competition that — on paper — was supposed to be nothing more than a speed bump on the highway of success.A few of the top quarterbacks in the nation took some steps in the wrong direction. Jim Harbaugh...
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September 17, 2017  |  Discuss

College football 2017 Week 2 predictions

Huge upsets, surprising loses and super star performances – Week 1 of NCAA football had it all. With teams reeling or glowing from a glorious opening week, Week 2 promises to be just as exciting.Whether its another battle of ranked teams, or schools looking to continue a strong start to the season, this week of college football should be just as exciting. Here are some intriguing games to watch.
September 07, 2017  |  Discuss

Each Top 25 team’s most important player

Who will lead the way for the nation’s best teams in 2017? College football is almost upon us, and with the release of the AP Top 25, we’re talking a look at a key player from each of the ranked teams who will have a big say in how things go for their program this season.1. Alabama — Bo ScarbroughIf you want to know anything about the running back’s importance to the Crimson Tide...
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August 24, 2017  |  Discuss

Ertz leads Wildcats to 33-28 win over Texas A&M in Texas Bowl

HOUSTON -- Jesse Ertz threw for 195 yards and a touchdown and ran for two more scores in Kansas State's 33-28 victory over Texas A&M in the Texas Bowl on Wednesday night.Ertz had a 79-yard touchdown pass and scoring runs of 1 and 5 yards to help give Kansas State its fourth straight win and first bowl victory since the 2013 Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl.The Wildcats (9-4) led by five...
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December 29, 2016  |  Discuss

Ertz shines as K-State handily defeats TCU 30-6

FORT WORTH, Texas -- Jesse Ertz and Kansas State rushed to the end of coach Bill Snyder's 25th regular season, and to another bowl game.Ertz ran for a career-high 170 yards with a touchdown and Justin Silmon had 133 yards rushing with two touchdowns as the Wildcats won 30-6 at TCU on a drizzly Saturday."We just did what we do. I don't think there was any secret or anything new we...
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December 03, 2016  |  Discuss

Kansas State's Ertz wins starting QB job versus No. 8 Stanford

MANHATTAN, Kan. -- Jesse Ertz will start at quarterback for Kansas State on Friday night at No. 8 Stanford.Wildcats coach Bill Snyder made the announcement during the Big 12 conference call Monday.Ertz won the starting job last season but tore his ACL in the season-opener, forcing Joe Hubener into a starting role. He had middling success, at one point losing his job to wide receiver...
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August 29, 2016  |  Discuss

K-State QB Jesse Ertz out for ‘quite some time’

Kansas State Wildcats quarterback Jesse Ertz suffered a knee injury just two snaps the team’s 34-0 win over South Dakota in the season opener, and it’s looking like he will be out for an extended period of time. Speaking on a conference call, coach Bill Snyder offered more. “Jesse is going to be out for quite some time,” Kansas State head coach Bill Snyder on the Big 12 coaches...
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September 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Kansas State names Jesse Ertz as starting QB

Bill Snyder has found his man at the quarterback position. Jon Parton, of the K-State Collegian is reporting that sources have informed him Jesse Ertz will be named the starter for the 2015-2016 season. The competition was between Ertz, junior Joe Hubener, sophomore junior college transfer Jonathan Banks and true freshman Alex Delton. Ertz had all along been considered the favorite...
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August 31, 2015  |  Discuss

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